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Valley City accepts police chief’s resignation
Devils Lake-based Guard unit head to Afghanistan
Inmate walks away from custody in Devils Lake
It's transition time at protest camps as people start leaving
Applications open for State Board of Higher Education
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Cleanup continues after oil pipeline spill in ND waterway
ND oil, gas royalty owners concerned about deductions from checks
ND joins lawsuit against BLM over methane rule
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Bellevue brings a unique situation to Dickinson State women's basketball
Mott-Regent boys look to build on 4th place finish
Mott-Regent Wildfire girls basketball back with a faster pace
Raptors bounce back to overtake Timberwolves
Bison rushing attack has been more productive late in the season
BARONE: The collapse of the political left
PARSONS: Support helps make an institution better
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
John R. Metz
Barbara Rose Secrest
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
January 5, 2015
White House: Keystone XL pipeline would have little impact on gas prices
WASHINGTON -- The White House said on Monday that U.S. President Barack Obama believes the proposed Keystone XL pipeline would have little impact on U.S. gas prices but a spokesman would not say whether he would veto Republican legislation related to the project. Republicans want...
January 5, 2015 - 3:52pm
December 19, 2014
Obama dismisses Keystone XL benefits: Republicans say president is wrong
The political spat over the Keystone XL Pipeline continues. In a press conference Friday in Washington, President Barack Obama commented on...
December 19, 2014 - 9:31pm
December 18, 2014
Decision on oil pipeline sparks protests: Activists ask for help from Minn. governor
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Environmental activists are calling on Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to come to their aid once again, asking the governor to...
December 18, 2014 - 8:44pm
U.S. Senate fails to pass Keystone XL pipeline bill
WASHINGTON -- Chanting and Native American song rang through the Senate chambers after a bill to congressionally approve the Keystone XL pipeline...
November 18, 2014 - 10:58pm
Passage of Keystone XL bill uncertain
WASHINGTON -- It’s anyone’s guess on whether a bill to give congressional authority to approve the Keystone XL project will pass today. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told reporters he would not be surprised if the bill passed when the Senate takes a vote today at 5:30...
November 18, 2014 - 3:16pm
Senate heads for vote on Keystone XL pipeline
WASHINGTON - Backers of the Keystone XL oil pipeline hope a vote in the U.S. Senate late on Tuesday will send a bill to the desk of President Barack Obama. With the chamber apparently stuck at 59 votes in favor of Keystone XL, Senator Mary Landrieu worked hard on Monday to gather...
November 18, 2014 - 10:39am
November 17, 2014
Keystone XL Senate vote hangs in balance after Obama remarks
WASHINGTON - Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. Senate scrambled on Monday to gather votes to pass a bill that authorizes the project to help send Canadian oil to the U.S. Gulf, a task made harder after President Barack Obama made his toughest comments yet on the topic. With...
November 17, 2014 - 2:35pm
November 16, 2014
Democrats expect Obama to veto pipeline bill if it passes Senate
WASHINGTON - A Democratic leader said on Sunday a single vote could determine the fate of the Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. Senate this week but that President Barack Obama was likely to veto the bill even if it passes. The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives on Friday...
November 16, 2014 - 8:28pm
November 14, 2014
U.S. House passes Keystone XL
WASHINGTON -- The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives approved the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, but a similar measure struggled to...
November 14, 2014 - 10:18pm
November 13, 2014
House set to vote on Keystone XL oil pipeline today
WASHINGTON — The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives prepared to vote on Friday to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline that will help transport oil from Canada to the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, but the bill still faces hurdles to final passage. The House planned to begin debating...
November 13, 2014 - 11:44pm
November 12, 2014
Environmental groups, tribe challenge pipeline from Canada
DULUTH, Minn. — Environmental groups on Wednesday filed a legal challenge to the U.S. State Department’s approval of a major increase of Canadian tar sands oil flowing through Enbridge Energy pipelines into the U.S. The groups, joined by the White Earth Ojibwe Nation, filed suit...
November 12, 2014 - 10:27pm
Heitkamp says it’s time to vote on Keystone XL: Hoeven says vote on pipeline could come by Tuesday
WASHINGTON -- A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline could be on President Barack Obama’s desk as early as next week. “I think that all of us have had time to reflect (on the general election), and I think the clearest message that this entire body, as well as the entire...
November 12, 2014 - 8:29pm
November 11, 2014
Senate Democrats may vote on Keystone in lame duck session
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate may hold a vote on a bill to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada when it returns from recess. Lawmakers return to Washington on Wednesday for a “lame duck” session and will try to wrap up some legislation, such as spending bills, before...
November 11, 2014 - 9:57pm
November 7, 2014
Onto the next session: Hoeven, Heitkamp hope to reverse U.S. environmental initiatives from EPA
The Republican takeover of the U.S. Senate has conservative lawmakers eying plans to expand natural resource extraction, while rolling back environmental...
November 7, 2014 - 11:42pm
November 5, 2014
Hoeven believes Keystone XL can now get 60 votes
A big night for U.S. Senate Republicans could mean big things for the nation’s energy industry, Sen. John Hoeven said late Tuesday. The Republicans gained a majority in the Senate on Tuesday. They had a net gain of seven seats, giving them 52 seats, as of press time. Hoeven said...
November 5, 2014 - 1:21am